“Practical Approaches to Erosion Control and Land Restoration.” UC Davis Extension, Davis, CA April 2011

“How to write Revegetation and Erosion Control Specifications.” International Erosion Control Association (IECA) EC 12, Las Vegas February 2012

“Achieving Successful, Cost-effective Erosion Control through Proper Management of Vegetation and Soils.” IECA EC 15, Portand, OR February 2015

Julie Etra recently participated in V CICES in Panama City, Panama (5th Congreso Iberoamericano sobre Control de la Erosion y los Sedimentos) and presented a keynote session of her work on the I-580 Freeway (Revegetación y el control de la erosión a lo largo de la carretera I-580, Reno, Nevada) with the assistance of colleague Pablo Garcia-Chevesich, PhD). The conference, held at the modern Hotel Panama was attended by over 225 erosion control specialists representing 18 Spanish and Portuguese speaking countries. The conference included a trade show as well as a behind- the- scenes tour of the phenomenal expansion of the Panama Canal.